TMDB Rating 6.5
IMDB Rating 7.1

Series Details

Seasons: 1

Total Episodes: 3


Networks: BBC One

Status: Ended

First Air Date: Feb 20, 2011

Recent Air Date: Mar 6, 2011

Run Time: m

In Production: No

Original Language: English

Age Rating: 15

Website: Link

Production Companies: BBC Worldwide



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The lives and loves of a 1930s Yorkshire town explored in a passionate tale of politics in small places. South Riding charts the story of Sarah Burton's homecoming to Yorkshire in 1934 after twenty years teaching in London and the Empire. After a fiery interview with a conservative interview panel, outspoken Sarah takes up her first headmistress-ship at Kiplington High School for Girls, determined to demonstrate to her new pupils that the future is theirs for the taking.

Main Cast

Anna Maxwell Martin

Anna Maxwell Martin

Sarah Burton

Age : 43 | Popularity : 8%

David Morrissey

David Morrissey

Robert Carne

Age : 56 | Popularity : 10%

Penelope Wilton

Penelope Wilton

Mrs Beddows

Age : 74 | Popularity : 6%

Peter Firth

Peter Firth

Anthony Snaith

Age : 67 | Popularity : 10%

John Henshaw

John Henshaw

Alfred Huggins

Age : 70 | Popularity : 7%

Douglas Henshall

Douglas Henshall

Joe Astell

Age : 55 | Popularity : 6%

Katherine McGolpin

Katherine McGolpin

Midge Carne

Age : N/A | Popularity : 3%

Lydia Wilson

Lydia Wilson

Muriel Carne

Age : 36 | Popularity : 5%



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